Meet the Team
Debbie – Hygienist
Debbie has an Associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene from Midlands Technical College. She has been in this practice for 34 years. She has three children and four terrific grandchildren. She and her husband Wray have a passion for riding motorcycles. They are very active in motorcycle ministry through the Christian Motorcyclists Association.
Gwen- Administrative Assistant
Gwen has made Charleston her home for over thirty years. She has had the privilege of being in this family dental practice since 1982 and has been working with Dr. Daniel Gardner since 2006. She loves helping patients with their dental needs and finds it rewarding to be a part of their lives. In her spare time, she enjoys taking walks, creating stained glass, and making stepping stones. However, the biggest joy in her life is seeing her two grandchildren grow and play.
April is the full time Hygienist. She has been working for Dr. Gardner since 2007. She received her Associate’s degree at Trident Technical College. April was born in Walterboro, S.C. and now lives in Charleston with her teacup Yorkie named Lola. In her spare time April works at a spa in town as a nail technician.
Renee -Administrative Assistant
Rene’s voice is more than likely to be the first you will hear when calling the office. She enjoys meeting and greeting the patients, as well as making them feel comfortable in our office and on the telephone. Renee has been with the practice since 2008. She is married and lives with her husband on John’s Island. Her hobbies include playing the flute in her church praise team, gardening, decorating and lots of shopping.
Katie –Certified Dental Assistant
Katie graduated from Trident Technical College. She is a certified Dental Assistant and has been with the practice since 2005. Born and raised in Charleston, she is married to Steven. They have a Jack Russell terrier named Missy. Katie’s hobbies include walking Missy, spending time with her husband and playing with her two nephews, whom she adores.